Vinod Khanna’s 10 iconic films that he left as legacy
Actor Vinod Khanna passed away today and the entire Bollywood fraternity has expressed their grief on his death. The actor had series of hits in his kitty. From pulling a film single-handedly on his shoulders to standing out in a multi starrer film, here is the list of some iconic movies of the veteran actor.
Man Ka Meet
Vinod Khanna made his Bollywood debut with Man Ka Meet. The actor played the negative role in the film. He was one of the few actors, who started his acting career with a negative role.
The movie brought Vinod Khanna to limelight. Parvarish was a multi starrer movie that featured the actor with Amitabh Bachchan, Shabana Azmi and Neetu Singh. The movie became fourth highest grossing film of the year.
Amar Akbar Anthony
The movie needs no introduction. The blockbuster starred Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor and Vinod Khanna. The film was among the highest grossing films of 1977.
Muqaddar Ka Sikandar
Muqaddar Ka Sikandar was a super successful film. It was the third biggest hit of the decade. It starred Amitabh Bachchan, Raakhee, Rekha and Amjad Khan along with Vinod Khanna. It was being said that people used to wait in quese just to get the tickets of the film.
Mera Gaon Mera Desh
Vinod Khanna played the role of dacoit in the film. The film starred Dharmendra as the hero. Vinod’s acting as dacoit is still considered one of his best performances.
The movie featured Vinod Khanna, Shatrughan Sinha and Meena Kumari. Though, the film was not able to do wonders at the box office but is still remembered as one of the finest movies of Vinod Khanna.
The movie is Vinod’s comeback film. Vinod left movies for some years as he became the disciple of Osho. Satyamev Jayate featured Meenakshi Sheshadri opposite Vinod. The movie was a hit.
Qurbani starred Vinod Khanna, Feroz Khan, Zeenat Aman, Amjad Khan, Shakti Kapoor, Aruna Irani, Amrish Puri and Kadar Khan. The movie was a box office success.
The Burning Train
The movie again had a bunch of talented stars. Along with Vinod, the film starred Dharmendra, Hema Malini Parveen Babi, Jeetendra, Neetu Singh, Vinod Mehra, Danny Denzongpa. The film is still remembered for some amazing performances.
The movie again starred Amitabh Bachchan and Vinod Khanna, Both the actors played the role of a con-artists in the film. The revenge saga was superhit at the box office.